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Office of the Legislative Auditor

Legislative Audit Commission (2019-2020)

The Legislative Audit Commission (LAC) is a bi-partisan commission with 6 members from the House of Representatives and 6 from the Senate, equally divided between the majority and minority parties. Membership is governed by Minnesota Statutes 2018, 3.97, subd. 2. The commission appoints the Legislative Auditor and selects topics for the Program Evaluation Division to review. It also periodically holds hearings to review audit and evaluation reports. The commission chair rotates every two years between the House and the Senate.

Commission Members:

Representative Rick Hansen - Chair 407 State Office Building (651-296-6828)
Senator Mark W. Koran - Vice Chair 3101 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5419)

Representatives

Representative Connie Bernardy 369 State Office Building (651-296-5510)
Representative Sondra Erickson 273 State Office Building (651-296-6746)
Representative Rick Hansen 407 State Office Building (651-296-6828)
Representative Tina Liebling 477 State Office Building (651-296-0573)
Representative Nels Pierson 345 State Office Building (651-296-4378)
Representative Duane Quam 247 State Office Building (651-296-9236)

Senators

Senator Michelle Benson 3109 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-3219)
Senator Nick A. Frentz  2415 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-6153)
Senator Mary Kiffmeyer 3103 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5655)
Senator Matt D. Klein 2409 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-4370)
Senator Mark W. Koran 3101 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5419)
Senator Ann H. Rest 2217 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-2889)

Executive Subcommittee 

Senator Mark W. Koran - Chair 3101 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5419)
Representative Rick Hansen - ex officio 407 State Office Building (651-296-6828)
Representative Tina Liebling 477 State Office Building (651-296-0573)
Representative Nels Pierson 345 State Office Building (651-296-4378)
Senator Matt D. Klein 2409 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-4370)

Evaluation Subcommittee

Representative Connie Bernardy - Chair 369 State Office Building (651-296-5510)
Representative Rick Hansen 407 State Office Building (651-296-6828)
Representative Duane Quam 247 State Office Building (651-296-9236)
Senator Nick A. Frentz  2415 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-6153)
Senator Mark W. Koran 3101 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5419)

Audit Subcommittee

Senator Mary Kiffmeyer - Chair 3103 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-5655)
Representative Sondra Erickson 273 State Office Building (651-296-6746)
Senator Michelle Benson 3109 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-3219)
Senator Ann H. Rest 2217 Minnesota Senate Building (651-296-2889)



Here are the minutes from commission meetings.

Past chairs of the Legislative Audit Commission:

Senator Edward Gearty (1973-1974)
Representative Fred Norton (1975-1976)
Senator William McCutcheon (1977-1978)
Representative Don Moe (1979-1980)
Senator Don Moe (1981-1982)
Representative Dick Welsh (1983-1984)
Senator Randolph Peterson (1985-1986)
Representative Phil Riveness (1987-1988)
Senator John Brandl (1989-1990)
Representative Ann H. Rest (1991-1992)
Senator Phil Riveness (1993-1994)
Representative Ann H. Rest (1995-1996)
Senator Deanna Wiener (1997-1998)
Representative Dan McElroy (1999-2000)
Senator Ann H. Rest (2001-2002)
Representative Tim Wilkin (2003-2004)
Senator Ann H. Rest (2005-2006)
Representative Rick Hansen (2007-2008)
Senator Ann H. Rest (2009-2010)
Representative Michael Beard (2011-2012)
Senator Roger J. Reinert (2013-2014)
Representative Sondra Erickson (2015-2016)
Senator Mary Kiffmeyer (2017-2018)